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Dump Cake with Peaches

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I have been on a dump cake kick recently! They're just so easy! This dump cake with peaches is perfect for the summer and so simple to make!
Prep: 10 minutes
Cook: 55 minutes
Total: 1 hour 5 minutes
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I have been on a dump cake kick recently! They’re just so easy! This dump cake with peaches is perfect for the summer and so simple to make!

There’s just something about peaches that scream summer to me. Of course that’s probably because I live in a place where peaches are a summer fruit only! You can make this all year long with canned peaches or make a batch today with fresh ones and some sugar!

Dump cakes are always a hit because they’re easy and they’re super indulgent. Try out Recipe for Strawberry Dump Cake, Blueberry Dump Cake, Chocolate Peanut Butter Dump Cake and Strawberry Crumble if you love a good dump cake recipe. Caramel Apple Dump Cake, and Pineapple Cherry Dump Cake are delicious, check those out as well.

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What the heck does “dump cake” mean?!

If you have never made a dump cake or heard of dump cakes you are probably a little confused…rightly so…it sounds disgusting.

Truthfully the name is just a description of how the recipe works. You just dump the ingredients into the pan there’s no mixing to combine them together!

Since we’re all about taking boxed cake mixes to the next level around here this is some magically kitchen fun for the whole family. We are layering the ingredients and then baking them. It’s stress free and the end result is super moist, tasty, and easy to serve; top off this dump cake with peaches with some ice cream or cool whip and you will be the kitchen hero of the day!

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Do I need fresh peaches?

I’m going to show you how to make this dump cake with peaches that are fresh as well as ones that are canned. You can use canned pie filling (peach) to make this recipe all year long.

During the summer months I definitely recommend making it with fresh peaches. They’re super tasty and it makes this recipe even more delicious and satisfying to eat.

Ingredients for dump cake with peaches

If you really just don’t have time to prep fresh peaches there’s no shame in grabbing the canned pie filling. The recipe will turn out amazing and very delicious either way, do what you have time for and enjoy!

finished dump cake with peaches on a plate ready to eat.

Kitchen Essentials for Baking Dump Cakes:

If you are trying to pick out some of the best supplies to stock your kitchen for cake mix recipes and baking in general, these are some of our favorites and must have items.

I like half sheet baking pans that are quality (hello no noisy pops or sloshed cookie dough from twisting), I line my cookie sheets with silicone baking mats. These are a must when doing cake mix recipes which can settle and become thin at lot easier than traditional cookie dough.

Top down look at a plate full of the finished dump cake with peaches.

Of course mixing bowls, a mixer, spatula, and some whisks should be on your list if you don’t have ones that you love. I also like to have a set of cooling racks so that my recipes can properly cool before they’re scarfed down by my family!

What do I need to make a dump cake with peaches?

For this simple and tasty recipe you will need just a few ingredients. You can find the full amounts, instructions, nutritional info and more in the printable recipe card at the bottom of the post so be sure to check that out!

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Add some sliced peaches in heavy syrup, fresh peaches, sugar, a yellow boxed cake mix, butter, and cinnamon to your grocery list for this week. Some of those ingredients you might already have on hand which makes this dump cake with peaches even easier!

I like to keep boxed cake mixes on hand because I know how versatile they are…need to make some banana bread?! Cake mix. Want to make some cupcakes?! Cake mix and a can of soda. How about cookies?! Need some cookies or cookie bars?! CAKE. MIX.

A scoop of the finished dump cake with peaches on a spoon ready to serve.

How to make this easy peach dump cake:

I’m not joking when I say that dump cake recipes are easy to make. I’ll show you step by step how to make this dump cake with peaches to perfection.

Once you make this dump cake recipe a time or two you’ll be hooked. I swear it’s bizarre how easy it is and how well it works!

Preheat oven to 350 degrees 

Prepare 13×9 pan with nonstick spray 

Peaches with cinnamon ready to be layered into the baking dish.

Combine peaches with syrup and cinnamon and stir until well combined 

Peaches poured into the pan.

Pour into pan 

Sprinkle on cake mix 

Cake mix sprinkled on top of the peaches evenly.

Evenly layer on sliced butter 

Butter sliced thin and layered over the entire top of the cake mix layer.

Bake 50-55 minutes 

Baked dump cake with peaches ready to be cooled and served.

Serve with ice cream if desired, and enjoy! 

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Do you want to make more cake mix recipes?

If you are looking for more cake mix recipes you could not have landed in a better spot on the web. Here’s a few of our favorite recipes made with boxed cake mixes that I think you’ll love.

Top down look at a serving of the finished cake.

There’s something for everyone and each of these recipes is simple and straightforward, no muss, no fuss. Just simple desserts that the whole family will enjoy.

Try out Apple Pie Cookies, Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies, Cake Mix Snickerdoodle Cupcakes, Twix cookies, brownie batter dip, key lime cookies, chocolate cherry cookies, vanilla cake with strawberry filling.

More options are these butter pecan cookies, banana bread with cake mix, 3 ingredient cake mix cookies, cinnamon donutsfunfetti sugar cookie trufflesred velvet cake mix cookies.

Another look at the finished dump cake up close on a plate ready to eat.

There’s more! Don’t miss out on these lemon cake mix cookies, and even cream soda cake mix cupcakes!

Printable Dump Cake with Peaches Recipe:

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Dump Cake with Peaches

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I have been on a dump cake kick recently! They're just so easy! This dump cake with peaches is perfect for the summer and so simple to make!
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Servings: 8 Servings
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 55 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 5 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 – 15 oz cans sliced peaches in heavy syrup or 4 cups of fresh peaches combined with ½ cup sugar
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 yellow cake mix
  • 1 ½ sticks butter sliced thin
  • Ice cream for serving if desired

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  • Prepare 13×9 pan with nonstick spray
  • Combine peaches with syrup and cinnamon and stir until well combined
  • Pour into pan
  • Sprinkle on cake mix
  • Evenly layer on sliced butter
  • Bake 50-55 minutes
  • Serve with ice cream if desired, and enjoy!

Estimated Nutritional Information

Serving: 1g | Calories: 579kcal | Carbohydrates: 95g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 22g | Saturated Fat: 13g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 7g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 53mg | Sodium: 633mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 64g

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